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Income/capita 22%
Household income 32%
Unemployment 3%
IndexSharpesFloridaNational
Income per capita$23,143$27,598$29,829
Median household income$37,813$48,900$55,322
Median income owner occupied$48,043$59,209$70,586
Median income renter occupied$23,269$34,622$35,192
Median earnings male$23,750$31,444$36,919
Median earnings female$21,193$25,332$26,250
Unemployment rate4.8%4.9%4.7%
Poverty level25.5%16.1%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Sharpes is 22% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Sharpes is 32% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Sharpes is 3% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Sharpes is 69% higher than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $25,206$37,813$75,626
      City
      $32,596$48,900$97,800
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
      According to the PEW research center, the middle class is defined as a range from two thirds (2/3) of the median household income to a multiple of two (2) times the median household income. Displayed above are the city, state and national median household income averages. Simply enter your median household income to determine if your income falls into the middle class or if your household income is considered upper or lower class.

      Sharpes median earnings by income bracket

      Sharpes employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry22.2%0.9%
      Manufacturing sector14.5%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%3.0%
      Wholesale & retail services7.6%17.3%
      Public administration8.1%1.5%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities11.9%6.1%
      Education, health & social services10.0%28.0%
      Other24.0%39.1%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Viera West, FL8,680$79,08743%
      Viera East, FL11,090$65,14318%
      Rockledge, FL26,144$57,0543%
      Merritt Island, FL35,916$54,1002%
      Cocoa Beach, FL11,466$52,4735%
      Sharpes, FL2,928$37,81332%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Roosevelt Gardens, FL2,928$37,20133%
      St. Clair, PA2,927$35,97235%
      Eufaula, OK2,929$31,44143%
      Clarence, NY2,927$85,07854%
      Marengo, IA2,927$43,69521%
      Sharpes, FL2,928$37,81332%
      Source: The Sharpes, FL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).